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post #1 of 2 Old 09-24-2011, 01:43 AM Thread Starter
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Are Black Mystery Snails plant eaters?

I am setting up a Brazilian biotope aquarium and I am in search of a snail for the tank. It seems that the Black mystery snail is from Brazil, but it sounds like they eat plants? I have a heavily planted tank so I don't want a snail that will kill them.

Advice for anyone new to the hobby: Do your research!! Before you do anything to your aquarium, take some time to research it. It has made a huge difference for me

S.A. Flooded Jungle (20 gallon)
A heavily planted tank. Inhabitants include: 7 Lemon Tetra, 1 Whiptail Catfish, and MTS.
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post #2 of 2 Old 09-24-2011, 01:50 AM
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Here is a good site to find out information on mystery snails/apple snails The Apple Snail (Ampullariidae) Website
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